Firefighters from Springwater and Tay townships battled a blaze at a farmhouse on Floss Road 8 west of Ushers Sideroad north of Barrie Friday afternoon. CHERYL BROWNE/BARRIE EXAMINER

Farmhouse gutted by fire

Firefighters from Springwater and Tay townships battled a blaze at a farmhouse on Floss Road 8 west of Ushers Sideroad north of Barrie Friday afternoo

Wanted man barricaded in home

A man wanted on outstanding warrants was found by Barrie police inside a barricaded home in the city's west end early Saturday morning.

IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER Barrie's former Lakeview Dairy site has been tied up in the courts since late 2011, but the Ontario Superior of Justice has recently dismissed the lawsuit by a potential developer and 185/205 Dunlop St. E. is for sale

Lakeview land up for grabs

A lawsuit has been dismissed against the owners of Barrie's former Lakeview Dairy site, so this prime piece of waterfront property is on the market ag

Reuters The federal government has opened doors to privatized vendors for medical marijuana production.

Medical pot talk surfaces

INNISFIL — Innisfil residents learned more about medical marijuana production facilities in the town during an open house Thursday evening.

OPP officer hurt in crash

SOUTHERN GEORGIAN BAY TWP. - An OPP officer suffered minor injuries following an early-morning crash on Highway 400, Thursday,

CHERYL BROWNE/BARRIE EXAMINER Registered nurses Miae Kim, left, Eloise Bonin, Marian Facciolo, Lori Brown and Anita Moore picket on St. Vincent Street near the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit in Barrie, Friday.

Health-care workers walk the line

Bundled up against the frigid wind, dozens of nurses walked the picket line on Sperling Drive Friday in Barrie after talks with management at the prov

     

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